Storing up Scripture

Storing up Scripture

Daily devotional times often include reading the Bible, but what about memorizing specific passages? It can be easy to skim over the Word of God without meditating on it, but memory verses are key to deepening our relationships with God. Look at the way Jesus battled...
Misconceptions of God’s Will

Misconceptions of God’s Will

After reviewing previous parts in this series, Ken Boa looks at eight common misconceptions about God’s will. 1. “I must pray about each decision I make.” Some decisions are simply a matter of common sense and do not require a process of discernment. For example, if...
Misconceptions of God’s Will

Resisting the Devil

Believers in Christ are going to experience warfare on three levels: against the world, the flesh, and the devil. The first two have to do with external opposition and internal struggles, while the third refers to spiritual powers coming against us. Protection Against...
Abide in the Word of God

Abide in the Word of God

The biblical practice of abiding in Christ is culturally atypical. However, practicing God’s presence is essential to our spiritual lives. Incorporating Scripture in our daily habits reminds us of His presence. Reading Scripture well is a skill you develop over...